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1. Bondfield's meaning in this sentence is not wholly clear, but he wrote a second letter of this date (PPAmP
: Franklin Papers) acknowledging the Commissioners' letter of 25 May
(calendared above), commenting on the passage of letters between Paris and Bordeaux, and promising to keep the Commissioners informed of his activities.
Cite web page as: Founding Families: Digital Editions of the Papers of the Winthrops and the Adamses, ed.C. James Taylor. Boston: Massachusetts Historical Society, 2007.